Prizefighter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant prizefighter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, realistic, serious, tense, suspense and exciting films and TV shows about / with prizefighter, boxer, boxing, athlete's life, sport, boxing match, fight, ambition, rivalry and athlete and trainer plots mostly in Drama, Sport and Action genres shot in USA, Germany, Japan and other countries.
prizefighter movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as prizefighter: Cinderella Man (2005), Warrior (2011), Creed (2015), Chuck (2016), Tiger, Blood in the Mouth (2016), Sarpatta Parambarai (2021), Unbeatable (2013), Joe and Max (2002), Hammer (1972), Every Which Way But Loose (1978).

List of prizefighter movies

Cinderella Man (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: The true story of boxer, Jim Braddock who, in the 1920’s after his retirement, has a surprise comeback in order to get him and his family out of a socially poor state.
Style: inspirational, touching, sentimental, emotional, motivational ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: boxing, sport, human spirit, underdog, great depression, boxer, athlete's life, poverty, depression, fight, financial problem, family ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, year 1935
Place: new jersey, netherlands, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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Warrior (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother, an ex-marine ...
Style: emotional, serious, inspirational, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, sport, mixed martial arts, courage, boxing, tournament, brother brother relationship, muscleman, teacher, brothers, estrangement, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia, el paso texas, atlantic city new jersey ...
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Creed (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.
Style: inspirational, brutal, emotional, suspense, touching ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: boxing, underdog, boxer, sport, fight, athlete and trainer, training, coach, legacy, boxing match, mentor, courage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1998, year 2015 ...
Place: philadelphia, usa, mexico, pennsylvania, england ...
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Chuck (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A drama inspired by the life of heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner.
Style: captivating, disturbing, thought provoking, suspense
Plot: boxing, sport, boxer, husband wife relationship, waitress, boxing match, boxing champion, prizefighter, athlete's life, historical character, rising to stardom, fight ...
Time: 60s, 70s, year 1974, year 1975, year 1954
Place: new jersey
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Tiger, Blood in the Mouth (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Argentina, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Boxing drama / romance.
Style: sincere, light, captivating, erotic, visually appealing
Plot: boxing, boxer, sex scene, erotica, oral sex, extramarital affair, love affair, infidelity, teacher student relationship, illicit affair, boxing training, boxing match ...
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Sarpatta Parambarai (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: When Sarpatta Parambarai is challenged to a do-or-die match, Kabilan, a young labourer, must choose whether to put on the gloves himself and lead his clan to victory, or be dissuaded by his disapproving mother and dangerous politics.
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: boxing, politics, fight, gang war, crime family, power struggle, boxer, gang, sport, political unrest, battles, organized crime ...
Time: 70s
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Unbeatable (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Fai, once a world champion in boxing, escapes to Macau from the loan sharks and unexpectedly encounters Qi, a young chap who is determined to win a boxing match. Fai becomes Qi's mentor and rediscovers his passion to fight not only in the ring ...
Style: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fight, ambition, boxing, opponent, rivalry, contests and competitions, boxing match, training, loan shark, boxer, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
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Joe and Max (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: True story of boxers Joe Louis and Max Schmeling and their enduring friendship.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: sport, world war two, boxing, friendship, interracial relations, racism, boxer, contests and competitions, war, follow your dream, ambition, against humanity ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: harlem, new york, paris france, germany, chicago illinois ...
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Hammer (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hotheaded laborer B.J. Hammer can't go long without ending up in a fight, and, after he comes out on top in a particularly impressive workplace scuffle, word of his brawling skills makes its way to Davis, a top boxing manager. Hammer is hired ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxing, martial arts, gangsters, prizefight, injustice, athlete's life, drug dealing, ambition, downfall, rivalry, criminal's revenge, master criminal ...
Time: 70s
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Every Which Way But Loose (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Philo Beddoe is your regular, easygoing, truck-driving guy. He's also the best bar-room brawler west of the Rockies. And he lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. Like other guys, Philo finally falls in love - with a flighty singer who ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, road movie, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: orangutan, road trip, on the road, farce, revenge, biker, motel, country music, monkey, beer, justice, motorcycle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: california, los angeles, san francisco, colorado, new mexico
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Bloodsport III (1996)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bloodsport III brings us back to the world of Alex Cardo. This time he must battle in a fight to end all fights - The Kumite, the most vicious warrior alive - Beast. He must not only battle for his own honor, but also avenge the death of Sun, his ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tournament, mixed martial arts, heroes, kickboxing, vengeance, rivalry, ambition, underground tournament, tai chi, martial artist, violence ...
Time: 90s
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Against the Ropes (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fictional story inspired by North America's most famous female boxing promoter, Jackie Kallen. Her struggle to survive and succeed in a male dominated sport.
Style: inspirational, intense, sincere, serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: boxing, sport, cheerleading, rags to riches, fight scenes, contests and competitions, ambition, rivalry, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, lifestyle, human spirit ...
Time: year 1972, 70s
Place: new jersey, detroit, los angeles, michigan, usa ...
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Tomorrow's Joe (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Set in the 1960's, Joe Yabuki (Tomohisa Yamashita) lives in a run-down low income ara. There, alcholic ex-boxer Danpei Tange (Teruyuki Kagawa) notices Joe Yabuki's talents as a boxer. But then, Joe gets into trouble and is sentenced into ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: prisoner, boxing training, boxing trainer, boxer, boxing match, japanese man, orphan, rivalry, prison, street fighter, jail, prizefighter ...
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The Champion of Auschwitz (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: Poland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It is 1940. The first transport of prisoners arrives at the newly created concentration camp Auschwitz. One of them is Tadeusz “Teddy” Pietrzykowski, pre-war boxing champion of Warsaw. The camp officers force him to fight in the ring for his and ...
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: concentration camp, boxing champion, boxer, military camp, world war two, athlete's life, prizefighter, athlete and trainer, historical character, camp, prisoner of war camp, professional sports ...
Place: poland
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Elephant Heart (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marko Stemper, 19 years old, comes from a disadvantaged background and works as a window cleaner. His father, an alcoholic, tyrannizes the whole family, so Marko's only joy in life is boxing. As he is the most promising talent in his club, Gerd ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: ambition, athlete's life, against the odds, life is a bitch, youth, boxing, teenage boy, boxer, sport, prizefighter, professional athlete, boxing match ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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Fighting Spirit: Champion Road (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Makunouchi Ippo is the new Featherweight champion of Japan and is now ready for his first title defense. His opponent, the former Jr. Featherweight champion and a medical student, Sanada Kazuki. In addition to this feud, Sanada is being coached by ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous
Plot: boxer, boxing, rivalry, boxing champion, competitor, fight, athlete's life, prizefighter, sport, athlete and trainer, professional rivalry, boxing match ...
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The Last Fight (1983)
Genre: Drama, Music, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Singer-turned-boxer Andy 'Kid' Clave signs a contract with a shady promoter Joaquin Vargas. But Clave turns against Vargas when the promoter's thugs kill Clave's girlfriend when he thinks about backing out of the contract. While ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: boxing, illegal fistfight, boxing match, violence, fistfight, latin, ex-cop, gangsters, prizefighter, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nightclub owner, gambling ...
Place: new york
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Sweet Combat (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: As the eldest daughter of the Fang Conglomerate, Fang Yu was raised to become the sole successor of the company, yet she goes against her family's objections to pursue boxing and won the championship title at the young age of 18. On the other ...
Style: psychological, romantic, satirical, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: student, tournament, martial arts, youth, boxing, competition, fight, sport, female boxer, athlete's life, boxing champion, love story ...
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Fighting Spirit: New Challenger (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Ippo continues to defend his title and training to reach his goal, Ichiro Miyata. While Takamura goes for the world, and faces the world champion, Brian Hawk. In what is to become his toughest fight so far.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense
Plot: boxing, sport, title bout, prizefighter, boxer, militant, boxing match, combat, fight, desire for fame, competitor, athlete's life ...
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